This sports complex located in the San Fernando, is part of the sports area of ??Cañaveralejo with sports leagues, the Bullring and the Alcides Nieto Patiño Velodrome. It is precisely for these sports sites in the decade of the 50's and 60's Cali was considered the sports capital of America.
This site has cultural and tourist importance being that hosted the first national sports games and be the most important stage of the capital of the valley, above the Galilee Stadium that served the city.
Its tourist importance is the ability to host both sporting events such as football games as art. Its opening coincided with the fourth anniversary of the founding of Cali. Since the early 50s became the San Fernando Sports Complex to build the Olympic pools Galindo Alberto Herrera, the eight-lane running track and space for the shot put, hammer, long jump and pole vault. There, he attended the great football stars as Carlos 'kid' Valderrama, Miguel Loayza, Jairo Arboleda, Willington Ortiz, Diego Umaña, Cervino Camilo Jose Pascutini, Julio César Falcioni, Roberto Cabañas, Anthony Avila, Cesar Cueto and Ricardo Gareca .
Even the stadium was remodeled for the World Under 20 in July 2011 when it was introduced to the public as a multipurpose stadium for having a library, mall, museum, restaurants and places for cultural and sporting events there.
Browse this sports complex is recognized sports development in the country before the 45,000 spectators who get to the National Games, the U-20 football championship and of course the Super Concert is performed at each Cali Fair between 25 and 30 December .
Location: Carrera 36 between Calles 5 & 5B3